Before you jump into designing Flat, consider what your app looks like right now. iOS 7 comes with a whole new look, but it also brings with it a number of usability improvements, and it’s really important to understand what you’re designing/building for, before you embark on the mission. When you’re ready, find a designer whose style fits your expectatio... (more) 1 & 2. Start with Apple UI Guidelines (Loading) and then follow with iOS 7 Design Resources (Sign in with your Apple ID) . Yup, you need an Apple iOS developer account to read the latter one. You can also read "Dieter Rams: As Little Design as Possible", to have a more realistic perspective on what people think of when they think "minimal" design. Then, s... (more) We are working on a real time application right now and after using it for a few weeks, the major UX problem seems to be in keeping the user up to date on what has happened since they last looked at the page, and where they are at the current state of the application.
Designing around this is fairly easy though. We could, for example, highlight all the n... (more)